Potential dead horse: how bad is FF's deep DoF disadvantage?

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Re: Perhaps you misunderstood me.
In reply to Karaya, 6 months ago

Karaya wrote:

Glad you liked the shot, but as you can see it was shot at f2, 85mm on a FF. It was meant to illustrate that this is about as shallow of a DOF as one can put to use for everyday portraits.

You may have a point... my portraits are probably not best described as "everyday".

I did shoot a wedding not too long ago with my 85/1.4, and all at f/1.4. But I was the "alternative" photog and "wacky" was acceptable. Had I been the primary (which I do not possess the skills for) I would have deepened the DoF.

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